Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, photographer, web designer, mom, and freelance blogger living the luxury and active lifestyle in San Diego.

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Holidays in San Diego – How to Celebrate

The holidays are just around the corner. Well, they are practically HERE already! From decorating the tree to making a gingerbread house, to ice skating and more, there is always something fun to do for the holidays! Our family traditions are to put up our tree December 1st (unless my husband agrees to get a real tree, then we agree to wait until after his …

West Elm Solana Beach

Cedros Design District Welcomes West Elm

I sat down with Dru Ortega from West Elm to talk about the brand new store opening here in the Cedros Design District. Customers will leave this Solana Beach store with “good vibes only!” thanks to large mural behind the cash wrap designed by Andy Davis, a local artist. Watch our full interview to learn more about what West Elm has to offer: West Elm …

Rancho Santa Fe Living Tara Mackey San Diego Lifestyle

I Almost Died Before Going Organic

Overcoming So Much, Tara Mackey Now Lives an Organic Lifestyle “Nature has a medicine cabinet, you just have to open it.” -Unknown Tara Mackey is an incredibly inspiring woman who, after being on many different prescription drugs for many years, decided to quit taking them all, and begin looking for natural alternatives instead. She has since learned about so many wonderful natural products, herbs and …

Pure Barre Del Mar

Pure Barre Del Mar Isn’t Quite What You’d Expect

Pure Barre Del Mar is a Barre studio that offers different classes throughout the week for those looking for a bit different workout then they are normally used to! If you’re a San Diego resident and you’ve never tried a Barre class before, make sure to stop by Pure Barre Del Mar and chat with the staff! They will give you a week free pass, …

Pacific Highlands Ranch Pool

Secret Button at the West Highlands Pacific Children’s Pool

Recreation Center For Residents Offers Clubhouse, Multi-Purpose Room and Pool/Spa Pacific Highlands Ranch is an area of Carmel Valley that is growing and flourishing. (Read all about PHR here!) Owning a home in this part of Carmel Valley is a dream come true for many homeowners here, and comes with some really great advantages like a village just 2 minutes away with grocery stores like …

Meadowood Carmel Valley

Sixteen New Homes Coming Soon to Carmel Valley

Pacific Highlands Ranch Adds Another Collection of 16 Single Family Homes Carmel Valley is a growing area of San Diego, with new construction being a pretty popular occurrence. In the past few years there have been hundreds of homes and a new village of restaurants and shops that have been built just within a few minutes from my home off of Carmel Valley Road. Keeping …

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park Coming Soon

Parkour and a Bike Pump Track Coming to Pacific Highlands Ranch Pacific Highlands Ranch plans to expand yet again with a large 13-acre park coming in 2018! This community park was designed with the entire community in mind, from children to teens, bikers to dog lovers and everyone in between. “The park is designed to facilitate community gathering, encourage social interaction, and offer the community …

San Diego County Fair 4-H

Raising a Steer for the San Diego County Fair: Interview with 4-H Member Grace Parker

What Raising an Animal Through 4-H is Truly Like, and How You Can Get Involved “We make a living by what we get. But we make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill The San Diego County Fair has so much to offer, (Here are our top 9 favorite things to do while you’re there!) but for kids in a 4-H program, the fair …